Yorkshire Tees

Yorkshire is England’s largest county and a former industrial powerhouse. The county produced wool, steel, coal and textiles and with the mills and mines came wealthy men and golf courses for them to play on. Here’s our guide to a golf break in “God’s own county.” Harrogate – home of Betty’s tea shop and plenty …

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Oil the way off the beaten track

Scottish Golf has its places of pilgrimage but Global Golfer stepped off the beaten track and discovered that Aberdeen and the Grampian Highlands well worth the visit… From oil outpost to golf central Tame the Serpentine at Murcar Golf Club Play the 6th oldest golf course in the world at Royal Aberdeen The inspiration for …

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Europe’s golf coast

The 5th hole at Villamoura's Millennium course

More than 30-developments now span the Algarve’s five regions from “Sotaventa”, the eastern tip, to “Costa Vicentina”, Europe’s most westerly extreme. Read Global Golfer’s guide to Europe’s Golf Coast… Villamoura: the Rolls Royce of Algarve Golf Sweet 16 at Vale De Lobo Royal Tackle the 604-yard “Giant” at Alto Golf Penina: Henry Cotton’s aristocrat on …

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West is Best

Portugal Golf Club membership

Global Golfer found sandy gold cliffs, picture postcard villages and golf courses aplenty in Western Algarve… Picture postcard fishing villages Par three’s galore at Parque de Floresta Highly rated new development at Palmares Golf Homegrown wine tasting at Morgado do Requengo Class is permanent at Penina From Sagres in the west to Lagos further east, …

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Penn Pal: fly-drive golf vacation stateside

Pennslyvania is nicknamed America’s “keystone state.” Grab your clubs and board a flight to one of its two major cities – Pittsburgh or Philadelphia – and unlock the door to some of the finest American golfing real estate…. Birthplace of the King of Golf Golf in chocolate town at Hershey Rich in history: America’s first …

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Tunisia: North Africa’s golf Mecca

The 19th hole is a little different in Tunisia. Swap a beer or wine for mint tea and a “hookah” (arab smoking pipe) and you have a relaxing end to a day’s golf. This North African country is a great winter golf destination offering year round warm weather and a friendly welcome. Five star luxury …

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